Joyce Foster

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Joyce Foster
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Colorado State Senate, District 35
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$30,000 per year
Per diem$45/$99 per day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits8 years
Personal
ProfessionLegislator
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Joyce Foster has been a Democratic member of the Colorado State Senate since 2009, representing District 35.

Foster was a member of the Denver City Council from 1993 to 2003.

Issues

Foster's sponsored legislation includes:

  • SB 10-191 - Quality Instruction Through Educator Effectiveness [1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Foster has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Foster served on these committees:

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Foster was elected to the 35th District Seat in the Colorado State Senate, defeating opponent Robert J. Lane (R).[2]

Foster raised $136,234 for her campaign, while Lane raised $10,551.[3]

Colorado State Senate, District 35 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Joyce Foster (D) 41,384
Robert J. Lane (R) 19,447

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Foster collected $136,234 in donations.[4]

Foster collected no donations over $1,000.

Personal

Foster and her husband, Steve, have three children.

External links

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Colorado State Senate - District 35
2009–present
Succeeded by
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